Full Day Weaving and Cultural Presentation – $55

backstrap weaving, Guatemala

Combine weaving classes and Niños con Bendición into one magnificent day trip! We’ll pick you up at your hotel at 9:15 am and take you to Zoila’s where you’ll enjoy a presentation on weaving and Mayan traditions. After the presentation, you’ll weave your very own wall hanging in the colors you choose and enjoy a traditional lunch of pepian.

Following the lunch, you’ll head to San Antonio’s central park, to admire the church architecture and to learn a bit about the history of this lovely town. There are plenty of photo opportunities, so bring your camera! You may also want to explore the artisan’s market and check out the unique textiles that make San Antonio so popular.

Next, we’ll walk a block to the Niños con Bendicion headquarters and enjoy the dances presented by the children there, do some shopping and make tortillas. There’s time to hang out with the adorable kids, too and photos are encouraged. Finally, you’ll head back to your hotel, arriving around 5 pm in Antigua.

Leave Antigua at 9:15 am and return around 4:00 pm.}

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To book, please fill out the information below. In the comments section, choose the color you want for your weaving background. Bookings MUST be made at least 3 days ahead of time. You will receive an email with payment instructions.